Michelle Paj Hmoo Chang (she/her/hers) is a second generation Hmong American woman from Brooklyn Center, MN. She is dedicated to practicing radical love in every facet of her life through healing with community, and dismantling the kyriarchy - without using the tools of the oppressor. In her free time, she enjoys buying books that she never has time for, traveling Southeast Asia, recovering her Hmong identity, being a foodie, and learning new ways to play + create.
As an Americorps VISTA at the Minnesota Council of Nonprofits, she works as the Inclusion and Equity Coordinator facilitating MCN’s growth in intercultural competence. She holds a B.A. in Asian Studies from the College of Saint Benedict and Saint John's University and a M.A. in International Studies, with a focus on International Development, from Concordia University, Irvine.